StockTwits Trending Alert: Trading recent interest in UNITEDHEALTH GROUP $UNH

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Quantchabot has detected a promising Bull Put Spread trade opportunity for UNITEDHEALTH GROUP (UNH) for the 25-Jan-2019 expiration period. You can analyze the opportunity in depth over at the Quantcha Options Search Engine.

UNH was recently trading at $250.83 and has an implied volatility of 21.88% for this period. Based on an analysis of the options available for UNH expiring on 25-Jan-2019, there is a 34.81% likelihood that the underlying will close within the analyzed range of $250.93-$262.07 at expiration. In this scenario, the average linear return for the trade would be 33.13%.

Trending on StockTwits: StockTwits® is a financial communications platform for the financial and investing community. On their site, UNITEDHEALTH GROUP was recently trending, indicating that breaking news and/or market activity has significantly impacted sentiment toward the stock. This movement can be interpretted as a sign of more near-term price movement for the underlying.

Trade approach: The recent sentiment change in UNH on StockTwits appears to be significantly positive, indicating that the stock is likely to follow in that direction for investors trading on sentiment. As a result, a bullish strategy could prove effective if the sentiment ultimately turns out to drive trading.

Upside potential: Using this bullish strategy, the trade would be profitable if UNITEDHEALTH GROUP closed at or above $250.60 on 25-Jan-2019. Based on our analysis, there is a 51.88% likelihood of this return.

Downside risk: As with any options trade, there is a substantial downside risk where you may lose most or all of your investment.

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This is an automated post generated based on a market analysis of delayed data at 1/15/2019 10:42:50 AM ET. The analysis does not include brokerage fees or commissions and is not investment advice.

Big Gainer Alert: Trading today’s 7.3% move in EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES $EW

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Quantchabot has detected a promising Bull Call Spread trade opportunity for EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES (EW) for the 25-Jan-2019 expiration period. You can analyze the opportunity in depth over at the Quantcha Options Search Engine.

EW was recently trading at $160.39 and has an implied volatility of 28.52% for this period. Based on an analysis of the options available for EW expiring on 25-Jan-2019, there is a 34.14% likelihood that the underlying will close within the analyzed range of $160.43-$170.22 at expiration. In this scenario, the average linear return for the trade would be 19.16%.

Big 7.29% Change: After closing the last trading session at $149.49, EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES opened today at $155.10 and has reached a high of $160.74.

Trade approach: A movement as big as 7.29% is a significantly bullish indicator, so this trade is designed to be profitable if EW maintains its current direction and does not revert back to pricing on the bearish side of $160.39 on 25-Jan-2019. If possible, the trade has been padded such that slight movement against the trade would still return a profit.

Upside potential: Using this bullish strategy, the trade would be profitable if EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES closes at or above $160.40 on 25-Jan-2019. Based on our risk-neutral analysis, there is a 50.11% likelihood of this return.

Downside risk: As with any options trade, there is a substantial downside risk where you may lose most or all of your investment.

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This is an automated post generated based on a market analysis of delayed data at 1/15/2019 10:42:50 AM ET. The analysis does not include brokerage fees or commissions and is not investment advice.

52-Week High Alert: Trading today’s movement in CENTERPOINT ENERGY $CNP

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Quantchabot has detected a promising Bull Put Spread trade opportunity for CENTERPOINT ENERGY (CNP) for the 15-Feb-2019 expiration period. You can analyze the opportunity in depth over at the Quantcha Options Search Engine.

CNP was recently trading at $29.59 and has an implied volatility of 15.06% for this period. Based on an analysis of the options available for CNP expiring on 15-Feb-2019, there is a 34.14% likelihood that the underlying will close within the analyzed range of $29.66-$31.17 at expiration. In this scenario, the average linear return for the trade would be 26.04%.

52 week high: CENTERPOINT ENERGY recently reached a new 52-week high at $29.72. CNP had traded in the range $24.81-$29.63 over the past year.

Trade approach: Reaching a new 52-week high is a bullish indicator, so this trade is designed to be profitable if CNP maintains its current direction and does not revert back to pricing on the bearish side of $29.59 on 15-Feb-2019. If possible, the trade has been padded such that slight movement against the trade would still return a profit.

Upside potential: Using this bullish strategy, the trade would be profitable if CENTERPOINT ENERGY closes at or above $29.55 on 15-Feb-2019. Based on our risk-neutral analysis, there is a 52.97% likelihood of this return.

Downside risk: As with any options trade, there is a substantial downside risk where you may lose most or all of your investment.

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This is an automated post generated based on a market analysis of delayed data at 1/15/2019 10:42:50 AM ET. The analysis does not include brokerage fees or commissions and is not investment advice.

Synthetic Long Discount Alert: B&G FOODS $BGS trading at a 11.37% discount for the 15-Jan-2021 expiration

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Quantchabot has detected a promising Synthetic Long Stock trade opportunity for B&G FOODS (BGS) for the 15-Jan-2021 expiration period. You can analyze the opportunity in depth over at the Quantcha Options Search Engine.

BGS was recently trading at $29.68 and has an implied volatility of 13.18% for this period. Based on an analysis of the options available for BGS expiring on 15-Jan-2021, there is a 68.27% likelihood that the underlying will close within the analyzed range of $19.86-$50.14 at expiration. In this scenario, the average linear return for the trade would be 70.66%.

Upside potential: This synthetic long position offers the same potential benefits and liabilities as a long stock position, but at a discount due to the significant premium at-the-money puts are trading at over calls. In this case, the put position is opened at a strike of $30.00, which is already $0.32 in-the-money. However, its sale more than offsets this moneyness and the cost of the long call that the trade results in a net credit of of $3.70 per share. The final position can be considered as having a discount of $3.38 per share over the underlying price of $29.68 for a 11.37% total.

Downside risk: This discount is generally a sign of the stock facing considerable short pressure, and may indicate that the stock has become hard to borrow. However, if you have a long view of the underlying over this period, it could be a good opportunity to benefit from the upside at a major discount.

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This is an automated post generated based on a market analysis of delayed data at 1/14/2019 11:54:48 AM ET. The analysis does not include brokerage fees or commissions and is not investment advice.

Covered Call Alert: GREENSKY INC. CLASS A COMMON STOCK $GSKY returning up to 32.14% through 21-Jun-2019

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Quantchabot has detected a promising Covered Call trade opportunity for GREENSKY INC. CLASS A COMMON STOCK (GSKY) for the 21-Jun-2019 expiration period. You can analyze the opportunity in depth over at the Quantcha Options Search Engine.

GSKY was recently trading at $10.51 and has an implied volatility of 65.52% for this period. Based on an analysis of the options available for GSKY expiring on 21-Jun-2019, there is a 68.27% likelihood that the underlying will close within the analyzed range of $6.87-$16.47 at expiration. In this scenario, the average linear return for the trade would be 10.36%.

Moneyness: These options are currently 18.99% out of the money and there is a 35.07% likelihood that these options will be exercised before or at expiration.

Most upside: If GREENSKY INC. CLASS A COMMON STOCK closes at or above $12.50, this trade could return up to 32.14%. Based on our analysis, there is a 35.59% likelihood of this return.

The downside: As with any covered call, the risk is substantial as it is vulnerable to a downturn in the underlying itself. There is a 39.44% chance the underlying will close at or below its breakeven price of $9.46, resulting in a net loss on the trade.

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This is an automated post generated based on a market analysis of delayed data at 1/14/2019 11:54:48 AM ET. The analysis does not include brokerage fees or commissions and is not investment advice.

Covered Call Alert: WELBILT INC $WBT returning up to 20.31% through 21-Jun-2019

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Quantchabot has detected a promising Covered Call trade opportunity for WELBILT INC (WBT) for the 21-Jun-2019 expiration period. You can analyze the opportunity in depth over at the Quantcha Options Search Engine.

WBT was recently trading at $12.58 and has an implied volatility of 70.17% for this period. Based on an analysis of the options available for WBT expiring on 21-Jun-2019, there is a 68.27% likelihood that the underlying will close within the analyzed range of $8.02-$20.23 at expiration. In this scenario, the average linear return for the trade would be 10.05%.

Moneyness: These options are currently 0.64% in the money and there is a 51.61% likelihood that these options will be exercised before or at expiration.

Most upside: If WELBILT INC closes at or above $12.50, this trade could return up to 20.31%. Based on our analysis, there is a 51.61% likelihood of this return.

The downside: As with any covered call, the risk is substantial as it is vulnerable to a downturn in the underlying itself. There is a 33.00% chance the underlying will close at or below its breakeven price of $10.39, resulting in a net loss on the trade.

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This is an automated post generated based on a market analysis of delayed data at 1/14/2019 11:13:58 AM ET. The analysis does not include brokerage fees or commissions and is not investment advice.

Synthetic Long Discount Alert: SIEBERT FINANCIAL $SIEB trading at a 9.71% discount for the 16-Aug-2019 expiration

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Quantchabot has detected a promising Synthetic Long Stock trade opportunity for SIEBERT FINANCIAL (SIEB) for the 16-Aug-2019 expiration period. You can analyze the opportunity in depth over at the Quantcha Options Search Engine.

SIEB was recently trading at $12.51 and has an implied volatility of 34.01% for this period. Based on an analysis of the options available for SIEB expiring on 16-Aug-2019, there is a 68.27% likelihood that the underlying will close within the analyzed range of $8.08-$19.87 at expiration. In this scenario, the average linear return for the trade would be 46.23%.

Upside potential: This synthetic long position offers the same potential benefits and liabilities as a long stock position, but at a discount due to the significant premium at-the-money puts are trading at over calls. In this case, the long call position is opened at a strike of $12.50, which is already $0.01 in the money. An out-of-the-money put at the same strike is sold to finance the call, resulting in a net credit of $1.25 per share. The final position can be considered as having a discount of $1.26 per share over the underlying price of $12.51 for a 10.07% total.

Downside risk: This discount is generally a sign of the stock facing considerable short pressure, and may indicate that the stock has become hard to borrow. However, if you have a long view of the underlying over this period, it could be a good opportunity to benefit from the upside at a major discount.

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This is an automated post generated based on a market analysis of delayed data at 1/14/2019 10:54:46 AM ET. The analysis does not include brokerage fees or commissions and is not investment advice.

StockTwits Trending Alert: Trading recent interest in YOUNGEVITY INTERNATIONAL INC. COMMON STOCK $YGYI

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Quantchabot has detected a promising Secured Put trade opportunity for YOUNGEVITY INTERNATIONAL INC. COMMON STOCK (YGYI) for the 15-Feb-2019 expiration period. You can analyze the opportunity in depth over at the Quantcha Options Search Engine.

YGYI was recently trading at $7.23 and has an implied volatility of 136.64% for this period. Based on an analysis of the options available for YGYI expiring on 15-Feb-2019, there is a 34.36% likelihood that the underlying will close within the analyzed range of $7.20-$10.82 at expiration. In this scenario, the average linear return for the trade would be 22.15%.

Trending on StockTwits: StockTwits® is a financial communications platform for the financial and investing community. On their site, YOUNGEVITY INTERNATIONAL INC. COMMON STOCK was recently trending, indicating that breaking news and/or market activity has significantly impacted sentiment toward the stock. This movement can be interpretted as a sign of more near-term price movement for the underlying.

Trade approach: The recent sentiment change in YGYI on StockTwits appears to be moderately positive, indicating that the stock is likely to follow in that direction for investors trading on sentiment. As a result, a bullish strategy could prove effective if the sentiment ultimately turns out to drive trading.

Upside potential: Using this bullish strategy, the trade would be profitable if YOUNGEVITY INTERNATIONAL INC. COMMON STOCK closed at or above $7.10 on 15-Feb-2019. Based on our analysis, there is a 51.60% likelihood of this return.

Downside risk: As with any options trade, there is a substantial downside risk where you may lose most or all of your investment.

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This is an automated post generated based on a market analysis of delayed data at 1/14/2019 10:47:18 AM ET. The analysis does not include brokerage fees or commissions and is not investment advice.

Big Gainer Alert: Trading today’s 8.7% move in TILRAY INC. CLASS 2 COMMON STOCK $TLRY

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Quantchabot has detected a promising Bull Put Spread trade opportunity for TILRAY INC. CLASS 2 COMMON STOCK (TLRY) for the 15-Feb-2019 expiration period. You can analyze the opportunity in depth over at the Quantcha Options Search Engine.

TLRY was recently trading at $104.38 and has an implied volatility of 76.44% for this period. Based on an analysis of the options available for TLRY expiring on 15-Feb-2019, there is a 34.14% likelihood that the underlying will close within the analyzed range of $104.69-$164.23 at expiration. In this scenario, the average linear return for the trade would be 281.34%.

Big 8.72% Change: After closing the last trading session at $96.00, TILRAY INC. CLASS 2 COMMON STOCK opened today at $96.00 and has reached a high of $106.00.

Trade approach: A movement as big as 8.72% is a significantly bullish indicator, so this trade is designed to be profitable if TLRY maintains its current direction and does not revert back to pricing on the bearish side of $104.38 on 15-Feb-2019. If possible, the trade has been padded such that slight movement against the trade would still return a profit.

Upside potential: Using this bullish strategy, the trade would be profitable if TILRAY INC. CLASS 2 COMMON STOCK closes at or above $103.55 on 15-Feb-2019. Based on our risk-neutral analysis, there is a 50.97% likelihood of this return.

Downside risk: As with any options trade, there is a substantial downside risk where you may lose most or all of your investment.

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This is an automated post generated based on a market analysis of delayed data at 1/14/2019 10:47:18 AM ET. The analysis does not include brokerage fees or commissions and is not investment advice.

52-Week Low Alert: Trading today’s movement in WEIGHT WATCHERS INTL $WTW

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Quantchabot has detected a promising Bear Call Spread trade opportunity for WEIGHT WATCHERS INTL (WTW) for the 22-Feb-2019 expiration period. You can analyze the opportunity in depth over at the Quantcha Options Search Engine.

WTW was recently trading at $35.06 and has an implied volatility of 56.82% for this period. Based on an analysis of the options available for WTW expiring on 22-Feb-2019, there is a 34.14% likelihood that the underlying will close within the analyzed range of $29.12-$35.18 at expiration. In this scenario, the average linear return for the trade would be 43.70%.

52 week low: WEIGHT WATCHERS INTL recently reached a new 52-week low at $32.90. WTW had traded in the range $34.78-$105.73 over the past year.

Trade approach: Reaching a new 52-week low is a bearish indicator, so this trade is designed to be profitable if WTW maintains its current direction and does not revert back to pricing on the bullish side of $35.06 on 22-Feb-2019. If possible, the trade has been padded such that slight movement against the trade would still return a profit.

Upside potential: Using this bearish strategy, the trade would be profitable if WEIGHT WATCHERS INTL closes at or below $35.45 on 22-Feb-2019. Based on our risk-neutral analysis, there is a 51.64% likelihood of this return.

Downside risk: As with any options trade, there is a substantial downside risk where you may lose most or all of your investment.

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This is an automated post generated based on a market analysis of delayed data at 1/14/2019 10:46:37 AM ET. The analysis does not include brokerage fees or commissions and is not investment advice.